MARDY FISH

  • American Mardy Fish withdraws from US Open August 21, 2013

    New York: Former top10 player Mardy Fish pulled out of the US Open on Wednesday, the latest setback in his bid to make a comeback on tour after dealing with heart issues. The US Tennis Association said the 31yearold American cited "personal reasons" for his withdrawal. The draw for the year's...
  • Fish retires in 3rd set at WinstonSalem Open August 21, 2013

    North Carolina: American Mardy Fish retired because of heat stroke during the third set of his secondround match on Tuesday at the WinstonSalem Open. No. 11 seed Jarkko Nieminen was leading Fish 75, 67 (3), 32 when Fish resigned. Fish said in a statement issued by the ATP he developed "heat...
  • Fish beats Donskoy in WinstonSalem Open first round August 19, 2013

    WinstonSalem, North Carolina: Mardy Fish beat Evgeny Donskoy 63, 36, 61 on Sunday in the first round of the WinstonSalem Open. Fish a wildcard entrant advances to face Jarkko Nieminen of Finland, the tournament's 11th seed, in the second round. The tournament the men's final tuneup event before the...
  • Mardy Fish falls in Atlanta, Lleyton Hewitt in quarters July 25, 2013

    Atlanta: Mardy Fish took a hit in his gradual return to fulltime tennis, falling 46, 62, 75 to Michael Russell on Wednesday at the Atlanta Open. It was only Fish's fourth match since the US Open in September when he withdrew before a fourthround match because of an irregular heartbeat. Ranked...
  • Del Potro, Baker, Fish pull out of French Open May 22, 2013

    Paris: Seventhranked Juan Martin del Potro of Argentina has pulled out of the upcoming French Open because of a respiratory virus. Del Potro said in a statement on Wednesday that he has not fully recovered and not fit to play. American players Brian Baker and Mardy Fish have also pulled out....
  • Jo-Wilfried Tsonga edges past Fish at Indian Wells March 13, 2013

    Indian Wells: Eighth seed Jo-Wilfried Tsonga withstood a fast start by Mardy Fish in the second set to beat the American 7-6 7-6 in a closely contested third-round match at the BNP Paribas Open on Tuesday. The big-serving Frenchman clinched the first set 7-4 on the tiebreak, then trailed 0-4...
  • Mardy Fish thrilled to make winning ATP return March 11, 2013

    Indian Wells: Simply being back on the tennis court felt like a victory for Mardy Fish on Sunday after the American returned to action following a lengthy recovery from a heart condition. The fact that he was able to fight back from a break down in the third set to...
  • Djokovic, Sampras to team for doubles exhibition January 18, 2013

    Los Angeles: Novak Djokovic will team with his idol Pete Sampras to play Bob and Mike Bryan in a doubles exhibition on March 4 at UCLA's Pauley Pavilion. Djokovic, the world's topranked player, also will play Mardy Fish in a singles match, and an opening singles match between two other...
  • Serena, Federer stroll into US Open quarters September 4, 2012

    New York: A ruthless Serena Williams charged into the US Open quarterfinals on Monday with a 60, 60 win over Czech Andrea Hlavackova after Roger Federer was gifted a spot in the last eight when Mardy Fish withdrew from the year's final grand slam. Showing no mercy against her 82nd ranked...
  • US players on a roll as Roddick decides to quit August 31, 2012

    New York: By turns a bit wistful and at his wisecracking best, Andy Roddick let the tennis world in on a little secret he kept for a couple of days: this US Open will be the last tournament of his career. Roddick made the surprising announcement at a hastily arranged news...
  • Del Potro, Fish reach 4th round at Wimbledon July 1, 2012

    London: Argentine ninth seed Juan Martin del Potro booked his passage into the fourth round at Wimbledon with a commanding straightsets win over Japan's Kei Nishikori. Del Potro fought off a secondset challenge from the 19th seed to win 63, 76 (3), 61 and set up a match with either seventh...
  • Nadal survives Gulbis, Murray through in Madrid October 16, 2008

    Madrid: Top seed Rafael Nadal survived a stern test by Latvia's Ernests Gulbis at the Madrid Masters on Tuesday while fourth seed Andy Murray barely broke sweat as his secondround Italian opponent Simone Bolelli retired hurt. World No. 1 Nadal showed his trademark tenacity to win 75, 36, 63 in two...
  • Bolelli upsets Almagro at Madrid Masters October 14, 2008

    Madrid: Italian Simone Bolelli upset local favourite Nicolas Almagro 76, 61 at the Madrid Masters on Monday to clinch a secondround meeting with fourth seed Andy Murray. The 23yearold Bolelli, who entered the draw after Russian Marat Safin withdrew with a shoulder injury, took advantage of his opponent's own shoulder problems...
  • Pacific Life Open: Federer shocked, Nadal exits March 23, 2008

    Indian Wells, California: Hitting a home run out of Shea Stadium was a defining moment for American Mardy Fish but even that fell way short of his stunning victory over Roger Federer at the Pacific Life Open on Saturday. The 26yearold produced the biggest win of his career by outplaying...